Diploma of Engineering - Technical
Federation University Australia
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|SMB (Ballarat)||Yes||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Metal and Engineering Training Package. It is for people aiming at employment in the metal and engineering industry in occupations at engineering technician level carrying out tasks as engineering design and quality control/assurance monitoring. Students will gain compulsory competencies in organising and analysing information, interacting with computing technology and selecting engineering materials. They will also gain a range of elective competencies current or intended employment, such as CAD, drafting, quality control/assurance, basic fluid power, basic mechanical design, production scheduling, cost estimating and non-destructive testing.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Organise and communicate information; Interact with computing technology; Select common engineering materials; Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices. Electives: Perform computations; Work safely with ionising radiation; Perform basic statistical quality control; Use hand tools; Perform basic penetrant testing; Perform basic magnetic particle testing; Perform basic eddy current testing; Perform ultrasonic thickness testing; Perform basic radiographic testing; plus more.
About Federation University AustraliaFederation University Australia (FedUni) is the result of an exciting collaboration between the University of Ballarat and Monash University's Gippsland Campus. FedUni is a multi-sector university and has seven campuses and teaching sites across regional Victoria. TAFE campuses are located in Ballarat and the Wimmera.
The higher education sector delivers arts programs at the Camp Street Campus (in addition to TAFE programs) and other programs at the Mt Helen and Gippsland campuses. Online learning is also available. Currently over 10,000 students have the opportunity to study a variety of specialised areas in four faculties: Federation Business School, Faculty of Education and Arts, Faculty of Health, Faculty of Science and Technology, as well as a research division. TAFE studies are offered through the Industry Skills Centre and Federation College.
FedUni allows students access to a range of TAFE and higher education programs, and improved pathways to move between these two tertiary levels.
FedUni is an institution which places emphasis on personal attention to students: academic, social and personal support and the development of flexible, innovative programs providing students with the knowledge and skills for both the workplace and life.
Provider CRICOS: 00103D RTO code: Uni; 4909
DiplomaCourse code: MEM50212
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time internal = 2 years
20 units: 5 core; 15 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Electricians install, maintain, repair, test and commission electrical and electronic equipment and systems for industrial, commercial and domestic purposes. Electricians may also work on electrical transmission and distribution equipment.
Fabrication engineering tradespersons cut, shape, join and finish metal to make, maintain or repair metal products and structures. They may produce moulds or patterns for metal castings, apply coatings and work with a variety of materials.